TITLE

Failure to convulse with electroconvulsive therapy. A case report

AUTHOR(S)
Sharpe, Michael; Andrew, Bernice; Sharpe, M; Andrew, B
PUB. DATE
January 1988
SOURCE
British Journal of Psychiatry;Jan88, Vol. 152, p134
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
A case is reported of a severely depressed patient in whom treatment with electroconvulsive therapy was abandoned because of repeated failure to induce a convulsion. Reasons for the failure to convulse and alternative treatment approaches are discussed.
ACCESSION #
24753574

 

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